Post Tagged with: "Georgetown"

Student Assaulted and Robbed Tuesday Night

A student was assaulted and robbed near campus while walking alone on Tuesday night. Two men, approximately 17 years old, confronted the victim at 33rd and O Streets at about 11 p.m. A third suspect then struck the student in the back of the head with an unknown object. The student was rendered unconscious, and the suspects[Read More…]

by February 4, 2011 0 comments City News, News

Power Player: Board of Directors Close Up

Students often complain about a lack of transparency in the administration, but one of the greatest powers behind decisions of the university is even more unknown. Behind all of the changes taking place on a daily basis, the board of directors is at the helm of the latest initiatives at[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

A Call for Renewed Civility

We are Georgetown! In these words, Georgetown students exclaim their enthusiasm at Hoya sporting events. But it is more than just a cheer. The chant says something profound about who we are. Georgetown is a “we”: a diverse community of students, faculty and staff who call the Hilltop “home.” A[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Season Ends on Low Note for Hoyas against ‘Nova

After last weekend’s split on the road at Connecticut and St. John’s knocked them out of playoff contention, the Georgetown volleyball team (15-15, 5-9 Big East) returned home to McDonough Arena on Friday night for the final match of its 2010 season against Villanova (23-6, 11-3 Big East). For senior[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Taye Wins Title as GU Finishes 3rd

After a host of injuries, the loss of a senior contributor and one of the most disappointing Big East performances in recent history, many wrote off the Georgetown men’s cross country team in this past weekend’s Mid-Atlantic Regional.   But the Hoyas regrouped and put together a solid team effort,[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Tourney Back On Hilltop As GU Wins Bid

For the first time in 16 years, there will be a fall NCAA tournament game played on Georgetown’s campus. The men’s soccer team (11-6-1) learned late Monday afternoon that it had earned an at-large bid in the 2010 NCAA tournament and will play host to the University of North Carolina-Greensboro[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Hoyas Knock Out Top-Seeded Terrapins on PKs

COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Fresh off the heels of Friday’s 5-1 victory over Siena, the first NCAA tournament win in program history, the Georgetown women’s soccer team (14-6-2) returned to Ludwig Stadium on the campus of the University of Maryland on Sunday looking to extend their season even further.  [Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Sports

Lombardi Supports New Smoking Labels

The Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center announced its support last week for the new, more graphic warning labels for cigarette packaging required by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. In a statement, the Lombardi Cancer Center outlined the immediate physical effects of carcinogens as the reason behind its support[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Eco-Cycling Week Brings The Green to Georgetown

Georgetown kicked off its first Eco-Cycling Week in efforts to make campus a little greener. The event was conceived by EcoAction board member Emily McGinnis (SFS ’11) and sponsored by the Off Campus Student Life Stewardship Council, EcoAction and Georgetown Energy. Students are encouraged to get involved by bringing recyclables[Read More…]

by November 16, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Neighbors’ Opposition Stalls Campus Plan

Georgetown must submit its proposal for the 2010 Campus Plan to the D.C. Zoning Commission by Dec. 31, but as neighborhood talks stall, the future of university expansion remains uncertain. Over the past year, Georgetown officials have repeatedly stated that they wish to work with the neighborhood in creating an[Read More…]

by November 11, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News